• Short Summary

    Revolving photo-flash bulbs, synchronised lens and remarkable lightning equipment used in photographing in slow motion the action of a drone fly in flight.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Photography reveals secrets of flight

    USA:
    INT
    Captured drone fly under microscope
    Shots of camera equipment - cine-camera and revolving photo flash-bulbs
    Video is taken
    Close up of fly - wings which normally move at 18,000 beats per minute seen in slow motion
    Workings of lighting eqiuipment which made experiment possible shown in slow-motion
    Fly being held by wax base shown flying in slow motion
    Close up of fly's wings in flight
    Fly escapes from wax base holding it in slow-motion

    Camera Effects; Aviation
    Background: Revolving photo-flash bulbs, synchronised lens and remarkable lightning equipment used in photographing in slow motion the action of a drone fly in flight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAQGC5IWHXS2WN7EIJ9UXAHA0T
    Media URN:
    VLVAAQGC5IWHXS2WN7EIJ9UXAHA0T
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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